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Twins 2019 Defensive Metrics

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:52 AM
SABR's mid-season defensive stats are out, and some Twins are looking really good in them.   Byron Buxton leads all American Leaguer...

Article: Twins Minor League Report (7/19): Jaylin Davis H...

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 07:50 AM
Jaylin Davis is as close to being automatic as you can get right now. He slugged his 13th home run in what was just his 31st game with Ro...

Matt Magill DFAd

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:48 AM
The Minnesota Twins just announced that RH RP Matt Magill has been DFAd. Kohl Stewart recalled, likely in a new role.    

Article: Twins Game Recap (7/19): Twins Have No Answer To...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:40 AM
The Twins took the lead early, couldn’t hold on to it and were shut out by Oakland pitchers for six straight innings, losing 5-3 at the e...

Game Thread: Oakland A's @ Twins, 7:10 p.m.CDT

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:32 AM
Welcome to another Game Thread. A few thoughts:   Big Momentum Shift Game   This is a big game today.The Super Rosario homer la...

BW on the Beat


The Promotion: Devin Smeltzer

Posted by Brandon Warne , 28 May 2019 · 1,515 views
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This is an excerpt of a story which originates at Zone Coverage here . Please click through to read it in full.

The Minnesota Twins have placed right-handed starting pitcher Michael Pineda on the disabled list with right knee tendinitis, and are purchasing the contract of 23-year-old lefty Devin Smelzter to take his place on the roster.

Smeltzer will...


Warne Out (5/26): Power Ranking the Current 25-Man Roster of the Minnesota Twins

Posted by Brandon Warne , 26 May 2019 · 830 views
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Power ranking things can be a fun exercise.

It can be exhausting.

But few things get people talking as much as seeing their favorite things — be it baseball teams, foods or pop culture phenomena — ranked in an orderly list.

We’ve done this in this space before, but...


WARNE: Twins Capitalized on Unusual Offseason Marketplace to Build a Winner

Posted by Brandon Warne , 23 May 2019 · 995 views
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In the mid-1980s, MLB teams colluded to keep player contracts — both in terms of length and dollars — from getting out of control. And while we’d stop short of using the c-word to describe the last two offseasons, there are some stunningly similar situati...


Offseason of Work at Florida Baseball Ranch Appears to be Paying Off for Odorizzi

Posted by Brandon Warne , 02 May 2019 · 597 views
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3.34 ERA
3.18 FIP
9.1 K/9

These are the numbers of a pitcher who came to Target Field on Monday night and completely shut down one of the most powerful lineups in the American League.

And believe it or not, they aren't those of Houston Astr...


WARNE: How Can the Minnesota Twins Address their Relief Woes?

Posted by Brandon Warne , 26 April 2019 · 1,084 views
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It’s not hard to find people with the opinion that the Minnesota Twins need to make a move to address their bullpen.

Those people aren’t exactly wrong, either.

As of this writing, the Twins are ninth in the AL with a bullpen ERA of 4.73. They’re also...